Online Orientation

Getting Started in Your BLACKBOARD Classes

Orientation topics include logging into Blackboard, locating class assignments, submitting assignments, taking an exam, using Student Resources and more..

PLEASE RVSP to ensure you are notified of changes and/or cancellations and to reserve a seat. Seating is first come, first served. To RSVP, email your name, student ID#, and a contact phone number and the session you plan to attend to Carrie Miller -

(Attendance is OPTIONAL. An RSVP is REQUESTED).

Macon Campus*

Friday, January 6 │ 2:00pm to 3:00pm  F121

Monday, January 9 │ 6:00pm to 7:00pm  F121

Tuesday, January 10 │ 11:00am to 12:00pm  F121A

Milledgeville Campus*

Friday, January 6 │ 11:00am to 12:00pm  B105

Monday, January 9 │ 2:00pm to 3:00pm  B106

Tuesday, January 10 │ 5:30pm to 6:30pm  H311

Warner Robins Campus*

Friday, January 6 11:00am to 12:00pm │J108

Monday, January 9 2:00pm to 3:00pm A221

Tuesday, January 10 6:00pm to 7:00pm B214

Academic Success Center - Students can visit the Academic Success Center in Warner Robins, Macon, Crawford, or Milledgeville for assistance with Blackboard. Please visit the ASC website at for days and times.

Putnam County Center - Students at the Putnam County Center who need help getting started with Blackboard may schedule an appointment for individual Blackoard tutoring with Ms. Lattimore. Please contact Ms. Lattimore at 706-923-5000.

*Dates, times, and locations are subject to change.

Can't make it to on-campus orientation?
A self-paced online orientation will be available inside Blackboard Learn. Or you can take the Blackboard Tour.

Questions? Contact


Student with Online Classes

Technical Difficulties

Online students that experience technical problems should first contact their course instructor for assistance. Students may contact Distance Education Technical Support through the Online Course Problem Reporter.

Interested in taking online classes?

New students should contact Admissions or call 478-988-6800.

Current/returning students should contact their advisor or call 478-988-6800.

Distance Education Staff

Jody Dixon
Distance Education Coordinator
Blackboard Administrator
(478) 757-2507

Carrie Miller
Instructional Design Specialist
(478) 218-3254

Cynthia Rumney
Dean, Distance Education
(478) 476-5158


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